Toll Free: 877-297-0014 Direct: 831-462-8243 Fax: 831-462-8246

CHARGE CONTROLLERS

Charge controllers or voltage regulators protect batteries from being overcharged, which can shorten their life as well as the life expectancy of the equipment being powered. Electronic circuitry in the regulator measures battery voltage, which rises as the battery state-of-charge (SOC) increases. At some voltage (which is different for different types of batteries at different temperatures), the regulator will limit the charging of the battery.

Regulators for photovoltaic (solar electric), wind and water powered systems perform the same function as a voltage regulator in an automobile. However a regulator from a car will not work in a remote power system due to a few differences. Advanced features found in most charge controllers are: low voltage disconnect (LVD), lighting controls, adjustable settings for different battery types, auto equalization, fusing, temperature compensation and reverse polarity protection. Some regulators charge using pulse width modulation (PWM) while others use simple on/off schemes.

Read More About Charge Controllers ...

Items 19 to 22 of 22 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  • Blue Sky Solar Boost 3024iL Charge Controller

    Blue Sky Solar Boost 3024iL Charge Controller

  • Blue Sky Solar Boost 1524iX Charge Controller

    Blue Sky Solar Boost 1524iX Charge Controller

  • Blue Sky Solar Boost 2512i Charge Controller

    Blue Sky Solar Boost 2512i Charge Controller

Items 19 to 22 of 22 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3